Occupational First Aid

The Occupational First Aid Training course trains you to provide treatment for the purpose of preserving life, preventing further injury and promoting recovery. 


The occupational First Aid award is the required standard in Ireland set by the Health and Safety Authority (Safety, Health & Welfare at work Regulations 2007 (S.I.No.299) and is also  QQI Level 5 certified.

Validity: 2yrs
Course Content:
  • First Aid in the Workplace
  • Casualty Assessment
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Wounds and Bleeding
  • Altered level of Consciousness
  • Basis Life Support (CPR)
  • Automatic External Defibrillator
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Burns, Scalds, Poisons
A 3-day course, which includes the assessment on the final day.
Next Full Course:
  • March 17th – 19th             Time: 9 – 5pm     Location: Ardmore
Price €230     
Re- Validation Course:

To re-validate the occupational First Aid award you only have to attend a 1 day training course. To be eligible to attend a re-validation course your Occupational First Aid cert must not be more than 3 months out of date.  This course can also take place over two half days.

Next Revalidation Course:

 Easter Monday 17th April    Time: 9 – 5pm     Location: Ardmore    

Price: €120